Susan brings to CNSNews.com a strong background in broadcast writing and editing. She joined CNSNews.com in April 1999, after working for 18 years as a television producer and news-writer in the Washington, D.C., Denver, and Greensboro, N.C., television markets. Susan holds a bachelor's degree from Mount Holyoke College and a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University.

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February 4, 2016, 6:47 AM EST
Explaining why she has no regrets about accepting $675,000 from Goldman Sachs for delivering three speeches, Hillary Clinton said she didn't think she'd be running for president this time around.
February 4, 2016, 5:23 AM EST
At the end of her town hall meeting in New Hampshire Tuesday night, CNN's Anderson Cooper asked Hillary Clinton "if you could be anonymous for just one day, what would you do?" Clinton, who easily fielded the earlier policy questions, told a story that is frankly hard to believe.
February 4, 2016, 4:59 AM EST
"I have a hard time imagining the kind of national emergency that would require the use of the Selective Service system," Hillary Clinton told a Democrat town hall hosted by CNN Wednesday night.
February 3, 2016, 9:50 AM EST
The Obama administration announced on Tuesday that it is now in the second test-phase of an earthquake early warning system that may someday alert people to move away from hazardous locations and "drop, cover, and hold on" before the strong shaking starts. 
February 3, 2016, 8:32 AM EST
On Tuesday, HUD announced it is considering a new rule to remove people from public housing if their income "increases significantly" over time, even if those people pay full market rent and receive no subsidy.
February 2, 2016, 11:04 AM EST
The House of Representatives on Tuesday will vote to override President Obama's veto of a bill repealing Obamacare and defunding Planned Parenthood.
February 2, 2016, 8:43 AM EST
"The president is certainly looking forward to his trip to the Islamic Society of Baltimore," White House spokesman Josh Earnest told reporters on Monday.  
February 2, 2016, 7:25 AM EST
The Justice Department announced on Monday that a former circuit county judge in Charles County, Md., is guilty of violating the civil rights of a defandant in his courtroom who twice refused the judge's order to stop reading a statement.
February 2, 2016, 5:45 AM EST
Army Lt. General Sean MacFarland, the U.S. commander directing the fight against Islamic terrorists in Iraq and Syria, says the United States is "bound by the rules of armed conflict," so "indiscriminate bombing" is out of the question. 
February 1, 2016, 11:56 AM EST
The World Health Organization is calling on governments to assign “R” ratings to movies that portray tobacco use.
February 1, 2016, 11:26 AM EST
Three full months have passed since Rep. Paul Ryan was sworn in as House Speaker, and aside from a handshake at the State of the Union Address, President Obama has not met with the Republican leader. That will change this week.
February 1, 2016, 11:08 AM EST
"We are proud to announce a $1.7-million prize competition to develop a smartphone app that can help Syrian children learn how to read and improve their wellbeing," Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken told a gathering at Stanford University last week. 
February 1, 2016, 6:53 AM EST
Appearing on ABC's "This Week" with George Stephanopoulos, Hillary Clinton on Sunday dismissed the investigation into her use of a private email server as "a continuation of the story that has been playing out for months. There is no classified-marked information on those emails sent or received by me," she insisted.
February 1, 2016, 6:52 AM EST
Appearing on ABC's "This Week" with George Stephanopoulos, Hillary Clinton on Sunday dismissed the investigation into her use of a private email server as "a continuation of the story that has been playing out for months. There is no classified-marked information on those emails sent or received by me," she insisted.
February 1, 2016, 6:52 AM EST
Appearing on ABC's "This Week" with George Stephanopoulos, Hillary Clinton on Sunday dismissed the investigation into her use of a private email server as "a continuation of the story that has been playing out for months. There is no classified-marked information on those emails sent or received by me," she insisted.
February 1, 2016, 5:02 AM EST
Republican Donald Trump says he doesn't like the Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage in the United States. He said the issue should be left to the states to decide. And he indicated he thinks the ruling can be reversed.
January 29, 2016, 11:23 AM EST
Things are going from bad to worse in Afghanistan, according to a report released from the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR), the the largest U.S. oversight organization in Afghanistan.
January 29, 2016, 8:13 AM EST
As part of his commitment to build the military force of the future, Defense Secretary Ash Carter on Thursday announced a series of "family-friendly" initiatives to attract and retain "the best America has to offer."
January 29, 2016, 6:33 AM EST
Closing down mosques to prevent radicalization, as Sen. Marco Rubio once suggested, is a "huge mistake," Sen. Rand Paul said Thursday at the Republican debate in Des Moines.
January 29, 2016, 5:20 AM EST
Sen. Marco Rubio, asked about his "electability" at Thursday night's debate, brushed off the moderator's reminder that Time magazine once labeled Rubio "the Republican savior."